The UAE government has established a comprehensive network of services and support systems for people of determination, including education, healthcare, social welfare, and employment opportunities. The government also offers a range of innovative initiatives and programmes that aim to improve the quality of life for people of determination and promote their inclusion in society.
The UAE government’s commitment to supporting people of determination is a testament to its dedication to creating a more inclusive and accessible society.
This Service allows People of Determination physical:, and hearing and sight impairments; who are living in the Emirate of Dubai to subscribe to this Service. Detailed information should be properly provided and recorded in the Incident Management System (IMS), available in the Command and Control Center of Dubai Police. When a distress call is received, patient location will be determined, based on the information entered in the subscription form, on a road map. Such patients will be given high priority of receiving aid and rapid response..
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority
Under the The National Policy for Empowering People of Determination, launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, People with disabilities are referred to as ‘People of Determination’ to recognise their achievements.
DEWA is committed to supporting the inclusion and empowerment of stakeholders in the work environment and society as a whole.
The ‘My Community… A City for Everyone’ initiative was launched by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, to fully transform Dubai into a friendly city for People of Determination by 2020; thus, contributing to the achievement of the goals of Dubai Plan 2021 to make Dubai home to a cohesive, harmonious, and mutually supportive society.